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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Least Among Us

by Niall Fergusonvia New York Times
Sunday, July 1, 2007

The economist Paul Collier has some ideas about how to improve the lot of the world’s poorest countries...

Analysis and Commentary

Conservatives must be picky in 2008

via townhall.com
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Conservatives are being picky about whom to back for president...

Analysis and Commentary

The Impending Food Fight

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, June 28, 2007

While we worry about gas prices, the costs of milk, meat and fresh produce silently skyrockets...

Analysis and Commentary

In these cities of no God, democracy is mocked by poverty and inequality

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Liberal democracy can't flourish where rookie drug dealers earn more than teachers and the poor are treated like dirt...

Analysis and Commentary

Bloomberg's policy needs fixing

via Politico
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Something tells me that the way our leaders talk about terrorism is broken and in need of fixing...

Analysis and Commentary

Our Enemy’s Attrition

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

The majority opinion is that the occupation in Iraq has been so bungled that the blowback has ruined American efforts at promoting positive change throughout the Middle East...

In the News
In the News

Stroking the tax-cut edge

with Martin Anderson, Hoover Institution, Michael J. Boskin, John F. Cogan, John B. Taylorvia Washington Times
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Rudolph Giuliani scored a coup last week when Martin Anderson, President Reagan's influential domestic policy chief, joined the former New York mayor's campaign team of economic advisers...

In the News

Fraser Institute to honour the Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney on anniversary of Free Trade Agreement

with Milton Friedmanvia Canada NewsWire
Thursday, June 28, 2007

The Fraser Institute, Canada's leading independent economic research and educational organization, will honour former Canadian Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney for his role in creating the Canada-U.S. Free Trade Agreement...

In the News

Clinton Proposes New Ways To Combat Nuclear Proliferation

with William J. Perryvia New York Sun
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Senator Clinton is proposing new measures to guard against what she says is the "most significant" of all threats to America's security: nuclear proliferation...

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Centrists Finally Face Reality in Iraq

with Larry Diamondvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Sen. Richard Lugar, the Indiana Republican who has long served as his party’s voice of moderation on foreign affairs, is better known for judiciousness than courage...

In the News

John Lott, Loaded

with Milton Friedmanvia American
Thursday, June 28, 2007

The economist’s new book fires back at Steven Levitt and other critics...

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Today at the Journal

with Milton Friedman, Edwin Meese IIIvia National Review Online
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

The open-borders race-baiters at the Wall Street Journal are back...

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Life lessons - Tuition hikes reflect hard realities

with Milton Friedmanvia Colorado Springs Gazette
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Brace for another upswelling of anger and whining: the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is asking taxpayer-subsidized college students to shoulder more of the true cost of their educations, by not giving away credits for free and hiking tuition 7 percent...